Stephanie Munsch is Key Account Manager at E.ON Gas Storage (EGS). Within the department of Marketing & Sales she is responsible for the sales of gas storage capacities focusing mainly on the German and selective bordering markets. In addition to that she covers the development of flexible storage products adapted to the emerging liquid markets in NW Europe. Previously, with start of commercial operations of the company in 2008, she was responsible for communication & representation of EGS. Stephanie holds a diploma in economics from the University of Essen, Germany.
Catrinus Jepma is since 1988 a professor of International (Environmental) Economics, appointed at the University of Amsterdam, the University of Groningen and Open University, the Netherlands. His fields of specialisation are: North-South economic relations, East-West European integration, international finance and investment, international economic policy co-ordination, and international energy and environmental economics. He has drafted a number of studies in the field of energy in conjunction with private sector energy companies. He has also been heavily involved in the international policy discussions leading up to the Kyoto Protocol flexibility mechanisms.